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mon·o·rail

 (mŏn′ə-rāl′)
n.
1. A single rail serving as a track for wheeled vehicles traveling on it or suspended from it.
2. A railway system using a single rail.
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monorail

(ˈmɒnəʊˌreɪl)
n
(Railways) a single-rail railway, often elevated and with suspended cars
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mon•o•rail

(ˈmɒn əˌreɪl)

n.
1. a single rail functioning as a track for wheeled vehicles, as railroad cars, balanced upon or suspended from it.
2. a transportation system using such a rail.
[1895–1900]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.monorail - a railway having a single trackmonorail - a railway having a single track  
railroad, railroad line, railway, railway line, railway system - line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a system of transportation for trains that pull passengers or freight
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Translations
سِكَّة حَديد أحادِيَّة الخَط
jednokolejná dráha
monorail
egysínû vasút
einfalt járnbrautarspor
vienbėgis geležinkelis
viensliežu dzelzceļš
jednokoľajná železnica
monoraytek raylı demiryolu

monorail

[ˈmɒnəʊreɪl] Nmonocarril m, monorraíl m
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monorail

[ˈmɒnəʊreɪl] nmonorail mmonosodium glutamate [ˌmɒnəsəʊdiəmˈgluːtəmeɪt] nglutamate m de sodium
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monorail

Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

monorail

[ˈmɒnəʊˌreɪl] nmonorotaia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

monorail

(ˈmonəreil) noun
a system of railways with trains which run hanging from, or along the top of, one rail.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Danny Di Perna, President of Bombardier Transportation, said, 'To be selected as the monorail system supplier in Egypt is a great privilege and our fully-automated monorail system is the smart mobility solution for Cairo's urban future.' He added, 'Our INNOVIA Monorail 300 technology has proved to be a game changer in the industry, as it allows fast construction of high capacity transit lines at lower costs.
Danny Di Perna, president of Bombardier Transportation, said: "To be selected as the monorail system supplier in Egypt is a great privilege and our fully-automated monorail system is the smart mobility solution for Cairo's urban future."
"Bombardier Transportation has been named preferred bidder to build and supply a new monorail system in Cairo," the company said in a statement on its official website.
According to a statement, the scope of work includes the delivery of a 54km monorail system connecting the New Administrative City with East Cairo, as well as a second 42km line connecting 6th October City with Giza.
Bombardier, a Canada-headquartered manufacturer of rail transport systems, has been named the preferred bidder to build and supply services for a $3.4bn monorail system in Egypt's capital Cairo, withtransport division, Bombardier Transportation, to build the project -- which will connect East Cairo with New Administrative City and 6th October City to Giza -- in partnership with Egypt's Orascom Construction and Arab Contractors.
London's Bombardier Transportation has been named preferred bidder to build and supply a new monorail system in Cairo, Egypt, to a new railroad in Cairo, according to a Tuesday statement of the British embassy in Cairo.
Summary: The study provides a decisive view of the global monorail system market by segmenting it in terms of type, propulsion type, autonomy, grade of automation, and geography.
As part of a bonding package, zoo officials want $25 million for a series of improvements, including $11 million toward a project to convert the zoo's long-shuttered monorail system into a 1.3-mile "Minnesota Treetop Trail."
BIRMINGHAM needs to build a monorail system to solve its city centre snarl-up, a leading congestion campaigner says.
A SURPRISE announcement last week from Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram at the London MIPIM property conference, where Liverpool was being pitched to overseas investors, was that Liverpool could get its own waterfront monorail system.